A diverse team consisting of students from the faculties of engineering and Information technology. Inspired by solving problems that surround them. We believe that technology can solve refugee problems, while empowering them at the same time .

A diverse team consisting of students from the faculties of engineering and Information technology. Inspired by solving problems that surround them. We believe that technology can solve refugee problems, while empowering them at the same time .
Kevin Lanya Murunga

Message from Campus Director


"Its untold what people can do , people who don't appear to be able to do anything . Where charity fails, the private sector can thrive through your ideas and enterprises. See you guys in New York."


Kevin Lanya Murunga
kevinlanya@gmail.com

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The 2017 Challenge

REAWAKENING HUMAN POTENTIAL

building sustainable, scalable start-up enterprises that will restore the rights and dignity of 10million people by 2022

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EVENT DETAIL

SENSITIZATION CAMPAIGN

Time: 12:00 AM
Date: Thursday, November 3, 2016
Venue: PAVILLION B
Location: N/A
Additional Info: HULT PRIZE COMPETITION NOW AT MULTIMEDIA UNIVERSITY OF KENYA . We are really proud to join the next wave of social entrepreneurs . We believe we have what it takes to make a difference in this world . Come register your teams as we share more details about hultprize@MMU . "Together We Can Make A Difference"

WORKSHOP

Time: 2:00 PM
Date: Friday, November 11, 2016
Venue: Multimedia university of Kenya Conference Hall
Location: N/A
Additional Info: You all are welcomed to our first workshop/info session on Friday 11th November 2016 at the MMU conference hall . Come and learn more about how to pitch your start ups and be part of the wonderful audience as Mitchelle Odili , CEO and founder of FEFE AGENCIES will be taking the stage . Also on board is John Ngila , former Campus Director ; Africa Nazarene University and he will be sharing with you what the competition entails . this is just the perfect way to start off a rather awesome campaign . See you all there

ONE ON ONE - MMU RADIO

Time: 4:30 PM
Date: Monday, November 21, 2016
Venue: Multimedia University Studio -FAMECO
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Our Public Relations Coordinator , Esther Muigai Muthoni and The Design Expert ; Kimani Nimrod, live on MMU Radio 99.5 Nairobi as from 4.30 PM diacussing the inception of Hult Prize @MMU . Stay tuned in to ensure you don't miss out on the relevant information as we gear up to our finals on 24th where a team of you will be getting the golden opportunity to represent us in the Regional Finals . Cheers!!

INFO SESSION

Time: 11:00 PM
Date: Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Venue: Multimedia University - Admin Hall
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Gearing up to our finals tomorrow , all eyes are on us . The awaited is finally with us and we understand the importance of getting together to share our ideas as we close our workshop . It has been a great journey on your side and your corporation has been comendable in our workshops . Lets lock it down in style . SEE YOU THEN!!!

HULT PRIZE AT MMU FINALS

Time: 8:00 AM
Date: Thursday, November 24, 2016
Venue: Multimedia University - Admin Hall and Pink Room
Location: N/A
Additional Info: FINALLY!! FINALLY!!! Here we are . Going down on 24th November 2016 . It is the Hult Prize Finals . You all have been great in your preparations and this is your day to come and pitch your ideas infront of our panelists . All participants are to be seated in the Hall by 9.00A.M for the VC's Address afrer which teams proceed to their respective pitch rooms . Pitch Room 1 - Admin Hall Pitch Room 2- Pink Room Liase with the teams coordinator, Mr. Ezekiel Mumo to note down your respective pitch room . At 2.00 PM , top Five teams from each pitch room all coverge at the Admin Hall or our final award and closing ceremony . ALL THE BEST !!!

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Lagos State University

215 teams registered

2

Government Degree College,Porumamilla

200 teams registered

3

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

181 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

133 teams registered

5

Cairo University

108 teams registered

Judges

Daniel Juma
Daniel Juma
Mr
Daniel JumaOmondi is the Executive Director of the Kenya Chapter of the Global Peace Foundation, an international peace organization headquartered in Washington DC and incorporated in Kenya. Before that, Daniel worked for the Korean Government Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) for 11 years as an Assistant Manager in charge of Trade and Investment promotion. In this capacity, he played a very crucial role in Korea's economic diplomatic foray into the East African region. Daniel studied International Relations at the University of Nairobi's Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies where he did a thesis entitled "Kenya's Foreign Policy Shift from Political to Economic Diplomacy" in which he gave policy recommendations that led to the transformation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to what is now the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. As the Executive Director of the Global Peace Foundation in Kenya, Daniel is steering GPF’s Kenya chapter in implementing education and youth empowerment projects such as the Character and Creativity Initiative and Leap Hubs which are programmes that address and prescribe innovative solutions to the 21st century challenges facing the education sector. In the year 2013, Daniel was appointed by the Kenyan Minister for Education to sit on the Board of Management for two Secondary Schools in Kenya namely Ukwala High School and Yenga Secondary School in Siaya District. Daniel is a member of the Africa 2.0, a panafrican network of young leaders. Twitter: @realDanielJuma Website: www.danieljuma.com
Ruth Ambogo
Ruth Ambogo
Ms
Ruth Ambogo is the incoming President of Law Students Society of Kenya (L.S.S.K.)Founder World Young Women Council(W.Y.W.C)and an Advisory Board Member of Governance Pillar Organisation. She's currently pursuing Law at Strathmore Law School. She bears a strong passion for nurturing and mentoring Youth and Women Leaders and as a result has offered talks and facilitated trainings on leadership and mentorship in over 40 institutions in Kenya. She has been featured on several media platforms including print and TV as an opinion shaper and inspirational youth leader.This year, she was honored as Top 5 Under 25 Most Promising Young Women in Kenya.
George K Ouma
George K Ouma
Mr
George K'Ouma, Founder/Executive Director of Social Awareness & Development Agency (SADA ) an NGO working with youth and women in urban and rural/grassroots level focusing on the holistic development of the young people by offering them a platform to acquire skills and develop talents for social and business entrepreneurship and also contribute to community development and co - existence through peace building and cohesion. Mission: To motivate, educate and inspire individuals and groups of individuals using principles based upon my life's experience. Summary: Charismatic and persuasive leader featuring expertise in public speaking for effective communication, non-profit corporate development and media relations. Dynamic writer who communicates effectively with target audiences through comprehensive brand management, innovative corporate architecture and proven grassroots organizational models. Also a motivational speaker working with schools and a public speaking trainer for effective communication with Born To Lead Academy. Holder of Bachelor of Science degree from the University of The Orange Free Sate, South Africa and a Diploma in Community Based Project Planning and Management (CBPPM) from Kenya Institute of Social Work and Community Development (KISWD) and a Diploma in Mass Communication (Electronic Media) and Cinematography from East Africa School of Journalism (EASJ) and Shangtao Media College respectively and also a Motivational Speaker graduate from Pepe Minambo Motivational Speaking Academy
Weche Julius
Weche Julius
Dr
Olive Gachara
Olive Gachara
Ms

Organizing Committee

In a few short years, the Hult Prize has become one of the most prestigious student competitions in existence today, offering teams unparalleled opportunities and resources. With the goal of educating and engaging students at its core, this truly international prize has created a platform to support the launch of social enterprises that are tackling seemingly intractable global challenges.

Dr. Mary Mugo

Dr. Mary Mugo

Dean - Faculty of Business and Economics

Claire Limo

Claire Limo

Teams Co-ordinator

Kimani Nimrod

Kimani Nimrod

Design Expert

Esther Muthoni

Esther Muthoni

Public Relations Co-ordinator

Joseph Ndede

Joseph Ndede

Facilities Co-ordinator

George Okoth

George Okoth

Finance Administrator

Ezekiel Mumo

Ezekiel Mumo

Teams Co-ordinator

Ms. Mary Kiveu

Ms. Mary Kiveu

Entrepreneurship Expert

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